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Leadpipe in Soca Monarch finals

03 February 2020

Bajan soca artiste Leadpipe is hoping Sometime can be something in the International Soca Monarch competition. Read More


Joseph to be screened in Africa and America

22 January 2020

Joseph, the movie produced by Barbadian film makers Step By Step Productions (SBS), is opening in 43 cinemas across West Africa this week. Read More


Commemorative coin for Queen

21 January 2020

LONDON – Britain’s Royal Mint has issued its first commemorative coin featuring a British rock group, in a tribute to the late Freddie Mercury and the three other band members of Queen. Read More


Bad Boys for Life makes better than expected Box Office debut

20 January 2020

LOS ANGELES - Universal’s Dolittle and 1917 found out what Bad Boys will do when they come for you at the box office. Read More


Weinstein wants case heard outside of Manhattan

16 January 2020

NEW YORK – Former film producer Harvey Weinstein on Wednesday asked a New York state appeals court to delay his rape trial and move it out of Manhattan, the day before the final phase of jury selection is scheduled to begin. Read More


Flourgon ‘run things’ in lawsuit against Miley Cyrus

06 January 2020

NEW YORK – Miley Cyrus has settled a $300 million copyright infringement lawsuit by a Jamaican songwriter who accused the pop star of stealing her 2013 smash “We Can’t Stop” from a similar song he recorded a quarter century earlier. Read More


Murder Mystery tops Netflix shows for 2019

01 January 2020

NEW YORK – Netflix Inc.’s original film Murder Mystery, starring Jennifer Aniston and Adam Sandler, topped a list of the streaming service’s most popular releases of 2019 in the United States but its award-winning The Crown failed to make the top 10. Read More


The Force Awakens a hit at the box office

22 December 2019

LOS ANGELES – The highly anticipated movie “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” collected $40 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales on its opening night, the fifth-highest debut of all time, Walt Disney Co said on Friday. Read More


R. Kelly pleads not guilty to bribing official

20 December 2019

NEW YORK – Singer R. Kelly on Wednesday pleaded not guilty to bribing an official to get a fake identification document for singer Aaliyah, then 15, the day before he married her, the latest charge in a criminal case accusing him of running a years-long scheme to recruit... Read More


Jamaican crowned Miss World

14 December 2019

LONDON – A 23-year-old Jamaican medical student, Jamaican Toni-Ann Singh, won the 59th edition of the Miss World competition here on Saturday with Ophely Mezino of France and Suman Ratansingh Rao from India, placing second and third, respectively. Read More


Musical to tour overseas

14 December 2019

This year’s production of Handel’s Messiah is going to be bigger, better and extra special, says Dr Stefan Walcott, a director in The 1688 Collective, which produces the event, said they were taking the show on the road, so this year may well be the last time it was... Read More


Man eats $120 000 banana

11 December 2019

NEW YORK – A performance artist who ate a banana taped to a wall that was an artwork valued at $120 000 said his actions were not vandalism and he does not regret his snack at Art Basel in Miami Beach, Florida. Read More


Jus Jay advances to final of Red Bull competition

08 December 2019

Local DJ Justin ‘Jus Jay’ King made history as he captured the first-ever Red Bull 3Style Caribbean Finals Championship last night. Read More


Family affair at BARP Christmas

08 December 2019

It was a family affair with a Caribbean flavour that cut across all demographics. Read More


Vote for Miss World Barbados

07 December 2019

Miss World Barbados Che Amor Greenidge needs your help. Read More


Bond farewell for Craig

05 December 2019

NEW YORK – In the latest James Bond movie, “No Time to Die,” Daniel Craig dons the famed tuxedo of the iconic British secret agent 007 for his fifth and final time. Read More


Frozen 2 debuts with November record

26 November 2019

LOS ANGELES – Disney’s Frozen 2 iced out the box office competition in North America, where family audiences powered the animated adventure to a dazzling $130 million debut. Read More


Smollett sues Chicago

21 November 2019

Jussie Smollett has filed a lawsuit accusing Chicago of maliciously prosecuting him after concluding the actor’s claim that he was the victim of a racist and homophobic beating on a city street was a hoax. Read More


Joker grossing big at box offices

17 November 2019

Comic book movie Joker is poised to surpass $1 billion in global ticket sales on Friday, becoming the first R-rated Hollywood movie ever to overcome the milestone. Read More


De Niro to get Lifetime Award from SAG

14 November 2019

Robert De Niro, a two-time Oscar winner and considered one of the finest actors of his generation, is being recognized by his peers with an annual lifetime achievement award from the Screen Actors Guild (SAG). Read More


Gervais hosting Golden Globes for the last time

13 November 2019

After vowing not to front another Golden Globe Awards ceremony and once being told he would never be asked back, caustic British comedian Ricky Gervais will return to host the annual showbiz spectacular for a record fifth time in January. Read More


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